The Bishop of Chelmsford, Rt Revd Stephen Cottrell has said:
“How we treat animals speaks volumes about how we view ourselves.”
He was preaching at the national service for Animal Welfare Sunday in Chelmsford Cathedral on Sunday, 7 October 2012.
The Bishop of Chelmsford is a patron of the Anglican Society for the Welfare of Animals
Picture: Bishop Stephen with Richard Llewellin, chairman of the Anglican Society for the Welfare of Animals and Samantha Chandler, the Society’s secretary.